Wednesday, 20 November 2013 09:34
Legally Blonde The Musical
Thursday, November 21 - Saturday, November 24
Mens' Club Luncheon
Thursday, November 21
Manhasset Athletic Hall of Fame
Saturday, November 23
The Kiwanis Club of Manhasset and Port Washington meets every 2nd and 4th Thursday of the month at The Port Washington Yacht Club, 1 Yacht Club Drive from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m.
Manhasset High School theatre presents Legally Blonde The Musical. Tickets are available for Thursday, Friday, and Saturday night performances at 7:30 p.m. or the a Sunday matinee at 2 p.m. Tickets are available now online; ticket prices range from $12-$15.
The Mens' Club of Manhasset meets at the Congregational Church at 1845 Northern Blvd. at 11:45 p.m. Dr. Alison Hoffman will cover senior dentistry. For more information contact Frank Datzler at 627-9191.
The Manhasset Booster Club will hold its induction ceremony from 6-8 p.m. in the Manhasset High School gymnasium. All are welcome and encouraged to join. Ticket prices are $25 per adult and $10 per student child. Inductees are Daniel Denihan, Jr., Tom Emma, Glen Mueller, Vanessa Bognato Scrafford, Jay Strananhan, Michelle Cusimano Vachris, and the 1967 Boys lacrosse team. Refreshments will be served as well as a “Taste of Manhasset” by local restaurant La Coquille.
Support your local charities by signing up for a Champions for Charity card. Enjoy shopping or dining knowing the charity you designate will receive 25 percent of your full-price pre-tax purchase. Champions for Charity will run Nov. 24, Dec. 5, Dec. 6, and Dec. 7. Present the card as you shop at participating Americana and Wheatley Plaza stores.
This patriotic and family-friendly annual 5k run/walk/stroll honors local hero Sgt. James J. Regan and helps raise money for the Lead The Way Fund. All proceeds go to support the families of US Army Rangers who have been killed, disabled, or are currently serving in harm’s way around the world. For more information, go to www.leadthewayfund.org.
The Women’s Club of The Congregational Church of Manhasset, 1845 Northern Boulevard, Manhasset will hold its Christmas Program at 1 p.m. in the church’s Music Center. With guitar accompaniment, mezzo-soprano, April Lindevald, will present a program of Christmas carols from the French, Italian and Scandinavian traditions. For many years, Ms. Lindevald has been the alto soloist and section leader in the impressive Chancel Choir of The Congregational Church of Manhasset. She has been a member of the New York City Opera Chorus and the Gregg Smith Singers, and has performed with numerous other groups in New York City and on Long Island. Light refreshments will be served. All are welcome. Call 627-4911 for additional information.
The Mens' Club of Manhasset meets at the Swan Club for their annual Christmas Party at 11:45 p.m. For more information contact Frank Datzler at 627-9191.
Manhasset Chamber of Commerce hosts It Annual Tree Lighting at Mary Jane Davies Gazebo located on Plandome Road at 4:15 p.m. Enjoy holiday music, hot chocolate, and surprise visit from the jolly old elf himself. Poster contest winners will be announced.
Share the Spirit and Magic of Christmas at Holiday Ready Open House in Plandome sponsored by The Guild of St. Francis Hospital. Piano performance, light buffet lunch, holiday desserts. $50 Non-refundable Ticket 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. or 1 p.m. – 3 p.m. For more information, please call 516-629-2048.
Manhasset AHRC will hold its traditional Holly Luncheon beginning 11 a.m. at a warm and gracious home in Plandome. For further information, call Carolyn Conklin at 570-6775. Reservations are required. $65 per person. Mail your check to make a reservations to Carolyn Conklin, 21 Waldo Lane, Manhasset.
Friday, 17 January 2014 00:00
Negotiations are currently underway between the Village of Farmingdale and members of the local CSEA labor union. After a closed door executive session meeting, on Jan. 6, village trustees met with members of the labor counsel to iron out terms of a new contract proposal, which they said will hopefully meet the fancy of union leaders.
“We have sent our proposals out there,” said Farmingdale Mayor Ralph Ekstrand, “we are just waiting for the CSEA membership to approve it.”
Thursday, 12 December 2013 00:00
A new Child Care Centerfor children ages eight weeks through Pre-K—opened at Farmingdale State College this week, which will be open to the community and the college campus.
“The College owes a great deal of thanks to everyone involved in this project,” said Farmingdale State College President Hubert Keen. “This center provides a safe and nurturing environment for the children of our students, faculty and staff.
Especially for our students, the availability of quality child care can determine whether or not they are able to complete their education.”
Thursday, 28 November 2013 00:00
On Saturday, November 9, the MHS Girls Swim Team competed in the Nassau County Team Championships. After a strong preliminary performance on Friday, the girls had their sights set on swimming even faster on Saturday at the finals. On Friday, Manhasset qualified 14 individual swims in the top 10 and all three relays. The team also had an additional 7 swims in the consolation finals (places 11-20). On Saturday, the top 20 individuals and relays compete in each event, all finishers scoring points towards their team total.
In the championship’s opening event, the 200 yd. medley relay team from Manhasset set the tone for what turned out to be a historic day in Manhasset Girls Swimming. The relay team of Grace Kenlon, Allegra Sodi, Megan Smith and Meredith Johnson finished third and set a new school record time of 1:51.96, also qualifying for the New York State Championships.
Thursday, 28 November 2013 00:00
The Indians' regular season came to a close recently, but not before the boys locked up several more post-season honors to complete a highly successful campaign that brought an undefeated season as well as Division and Conference Championships. Manhasset headed into the post-season with high aspirations and battled it out with rival Wantagh High School for two weekends in a row—at both the Class Country Championships and the State Qualification race—coming up just short on both occasions, but achieving many milestones along the way.